Prime at Saratoga National is a rustic, yet elegant steakhouse concept in Saratoga Springs, where you can expect an unforgettable New York steakhouse experience through our chef-driven cuisine, world-class wine program and unparalleled hospitality.
Our culinary team is led by Executive Chef Jason Saunders. Iowa Premium, USDA PRIME steaks anchor the menu with innovative seafood creations, as well as non-steak options. Modern takes on traditional steakhouse classics are complemented delicious made by scratch desserts.
A thoughtfully crafted award-winning wine list complements the menu with noted international selections.
The bar at Prime at Saratoga National also offers a selection of tempting specialty cocktails, a variety of martinis and an enviable collection of whiskeys and single malt scotches.
Choose to dine in our warmly appointed elegant Main Dining Room or outside on our lower patio over-looking the 18th hole. The patio features teakwood furniture, fire-pits, and soothing infinity pool. Offering a more casual atmosphere to relax and take in the breath-taking views of our championship golf course.
Prime's kitchen is led by Executive Chef Jason Saunders. Jason began his culinary career at age 16 as a cook at the Saratoga Race Course. He honed his skills learning from chef mentors, as well as in Schenectady County Community College's critically acclaimed culinary program.
After a stint at the Glen Sanders Mansion restaurant, he spent four years traveling and working as a chef in Vermont, Oregon and Ireland. He returned to the Capital Region and eventually became Chef de Cuisine at Angelo's 677 Prime in Albany when it opened in 2005. Jason went on to serve as the Banquet Chef and now Executive Chef at Saratoga National Golf Club.
Under his leadership, Prime at Saratoga National, as well as weddings and social events at the club, have received unprecedented acclaim. Chef Saunders heads up a staff of up to 50 employees. His food is simple and delicious, with influences from his Irish and Italian heritage.
Prime at Saratoga National is the place to be during the summer race season. Just a few minutes from the Saratoga Race Course, Prime's outdoor patio has been voted best in the area by Capital Region Living several years in a row.
Reservations are recommended, but not required. Dress is business casual. Prime at Saratoga National serves lunch and dinner daily during golf season. Sunday brunch, complete with live jazz music, is a local favorite.
Whether cooling off after a round of golf, or out for a night on the town, Prime at Saratoga National is your best bet for dining in Saratoga Springs.
With over 19 years experience in the hospitality industry, Lauren joined the Mazzone Hospitality team in 1996, when Angelo took over the food & beverage operations at the Hall of Springs in Saratoga.
While completing her Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education at the College of St. Rose, she quickly moved up the ranks in roles such as Banquet Wait-staff, Banquet Captain and Banquet Manager of the Hall of Springs & Off-Premise Events. In 2002 Lauren helped create & implement a training program for all Mazzone Hospitality properties & staff, as the Director of Training & Hiring.
She eventually moved into sales at The Desmond Hotel in Albany and The Saratoga Hilton where she specialized in both Weddings & Corporate Events.
In August 2008, Lauren returned to Mazzone Hospitality as Director of Sales at Saratoga National Golf Club. A native of Saratoga Springs, it was a perfect fit to return to her roots with the Mazzone Family.
Theresa Girard has been in many facets of customer relations for over 17 years. From years spent in retail as a Customer Experience Manager and General Manager for companies like Victoria's Secret , LBrands and Gap Inc., then transitioning into Hospitality Management. Managing front of the house operations for restaurants in Lake George, NY. Theresa wanted to grow into events and banquet operations. She came to Saratoga National Golf Club to join a team that is in line with her values, the love of culinary excellence and the desire to exceed the customers expectations. Theresa is driven and inspired by elevating the customers experience, that leave lasting impression of service excellence.
Amanda graduated from the College of Charleston, earning a Bachelor's degree in both Business Administration and Hospitality and Tourism. While double majoring, Amanda did an internship which led to a job at The Carolina Yacht Club. She then went on to be an Event Captain at the Francis Marion Hotel in South Carolina. She also attended the Culinary Institute of Charleston working towards a Baking and Pastry degree until becoming a Restaurant Manager with Maverick Southern Kitchens. Amanda joined the Mazzone Hospitality Team in April of 2012. She worked her way up to Event Management at The Glen Sanders Mansion. Moving up the ranks, she moved into The Director of Event Training and Banquet Management at Saratoga National Golf Club. Then, stepping into Restaurant and Sales Management at Aperitivo Bistro. Lastly, she grew more into Event Planning as an Off-Premise Catering Sales Manager. For Mazzone Catering. In 2020 she returned to Saratoga National Golf Club as The Wedding & Social Events Sales Manager.
With over 13 years experience in working Banquets and Off-Premise Events, Nick Raco joined Saratoga National Golf Club in May of 2016 as Banquet Manager. He started in this this field with Classe Catering in 2005 as a Banquet Server, becoming the Director of Operations a couple years later. Following Mazzone Hospitality’s acquisition of Classe Catering in January of 2013, Nick then became part of Mazzone Caterings Off-Premise team as a Warehouse Supervisor. Over the next few years he learned much in as he worked throughout Mazzone Hospitality’s numerous companies, including Glen Sanders Mansion, Hilton Garden Inn and the Hall of Springs. In the Spring of 2015 he graduated with an Associate’s Degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management from Schenectady Community College. Nick’s greatest enjoyment that comes from managing events is the sincere appreciation of our clients for fulfilling their special day.
Kristi Kempf graduated from St. Bonaventure University majoring in Business Management. She started her career in the production department for sports magazines in Chicago. Originally from Saratoga Springs, Kristi moved back to NY to be closer to family.
She started with Mazzone in June 2010 at Saratoga National Golf Club as a banquet server. She quickly became a bridal attendant and was promoted to captain and then Event Manager.
Most recently, Kristi has joined the sales team with the responsibility of handling all catering details for golf events and outings. Kristi loves seeing an event come together and the faces of our clients when they see what we've done for them.